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Canada's Ambassador to China Offers Condolences Following Landslide in Shenzhen

December 22, 2015

Beijing - Guy Saint-Jacques, Canada's Ambassador to China, today offered condolences to all those affected by the recent landslide in Shenzhen:

"On behalf of all Canadians, we offer our deepest condolences to the families and friends of those affected by Sunday’s tragic landslide in Shenzhen. We wish for a successful rescue of those who are reported missing and for a full and speedy recovery to those who have been injured in this terrible tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time."

Canadian citizens in Shenzhen requiring emergency consular assistance should contact the Embassy of Canada in Beijing at 86 (10) 5139-4000, or call Global Affairs Canada’s (GAC) 24/7 Emergency Watch and Response Centre collect at +1 613 996 8885. An email can also be sent to


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